Police Briefs – January 2, 2018

Gas And Dash In Wallaceburg

Chatham-Kent police are asking for the public’s help to track down a man they say put $50 of gas into a dark-coloured Chevrolet SUV and then drove off without paying for it.

Police say it happened at around 7:15am Tuesday at the Mac’s Convenience Store at 55 McNaughton Ave. in Wallaceburg.

They’ve also included some pictures taken from surveillance footage to help them identify the suspect.

Anyone with information should contact police or Crime Stoppers.

Chatham-Kent police are looking for tips as they work to identify a suspected gas thief. (Photo courtesy of Chatham-Kent police)

Chatham-Kent police are looking for tips as they work to identify a suspected gas thief. (Photo courtesy of Chatham-Kent police)

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Shoplifters Target Wallaceburg Walmart

In a separate incident, police are also looking for two men who tried to get a five-finger discount at the Walmart in Wallaceburg.

Police say just after 8pm Wednesday, December 27, 2017, the men walked out of the store with about $220 worth of various electronics without paying for them.

As part of their ongoing investigation, officers are now asking for the public’s help to identify the two men pictured below.

Chatham-Kent police are looking for tips as they work to identify these two men in connection with a shoplifting incident at Walmart in Wallaceburg. (Photo courtesy of Chatham-Kent police)

Chatham-Kent police are looking for tips as they work to identify these two men in connection with a shoplifting incident at Walmart in Wallaceburg. (Photo courtesy of Chatham-Kent police)